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The Resource The rainbow people, Laurence Yep ; illustrated by David Wiesner

The rainbow people, Laurence Yep ; illustrated by David Wiesner

Label
The rainbow people
Title
The rainbow people
Statement of responsibility
Laurence Yep ; illustrated by David Wiesner
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of twenty Chinese folk tales that were passed on by word of mouth for generations, as told by some oldtimers newly settled in the United States
Summary
Twenty Chinese folk tales passed on by word of mouth for generations, as told by some oldtimers newly settled in the United States
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 1990
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101598
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2/0951
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.Y37
LC item number
Rai 1989
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The rainbow people, Laurence Yep ; illustrated by David Wiesner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 194)
Contents
  • Tricksters. Bedtime snacks -- Natural enemies -- The professor of smells
  • Fools. Eel's disguise -- The child of calamity -- The ghost's bride -- The butterfly man
  • Virtues and vices. We are all one -- The superior pet -- Snake-spoke -- The old jar -- The boasting contest
  • In Chinese America. Trouble snake -- Breaker's bridge -- Virtue goes to town -- The homecoming
  • Love. Dream flier -- Slippers -- The changeling -- The rainbow people
Control code
1821123
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 194 p.
Isbn
9780060267612
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
88021203
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm18162336
  • (OCoLC)18162336
Label
The rainbow people, Laurence Yep ; illustrated by David Wiesner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 194)
Contents
  • Tricksters. Bedtime snacks -- Natural enemies -- The professor of smells
  • Fools. Eel's disguise -- The child of calamity -- The ghost's bride -- The butterfly man
  • Virtues and vices. We are all one -- The superior pet -- Snake-spoke -- The old jar -- The boasting contest
  • In Chinese America. Trouble snake -- Breaker's bridge -- Virtue goes to town -- The homecoming
  • Love. Dream flier -- Slippers -- The changeling -- The rainbow people
Control code
1821123
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 194 p.
Isbn
9780060267612
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
88021203
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm18162336
  • (OCoLC)18162336

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